If Padraig Harrington were a racehorse…

Weight: Looks fairly fit.

Age: Pushing on, but still has plenty in the tank

Trainer: Too many to mention. But he’s not short of knowledge

Owner: n/a. But he had one it would be JP McManus

Course: A couple of places, never threatened near finish line

Going: TBC

Distance: He has won 3 major championships and many 72 hole strokeplay championships. But has never won the Masters

Form: Recently shot a career best 61 but has not recently closed out under pressure

Jockey: Ronan Flood. Experienced bagman and a very close friend. Knows how to get the most out of him

Jump: I assume so he has a few kids

Travel: He won’t get there on a bike

Connections: Too many to mention

Competition: The best players in the world, all trying to do exactly the same thing but in different ways.